Apply to California Lutheran

The acceptance rate of California Lutheran University is 71.4%. Total 6,175 students have applied to and 4,410 have accepted to admit. Eventually, 647 students enrolled in California Lutheran University (Admission Yield: 14.7%). The average SAT score is 1,160 and the average ACT score is 24. The application fee for undergraduate programs is $25 and graduate school application fee is $50 at California Lutheran University.

  • Acceptance Rate: 71.4%
  • Yield: 14.7%
  • SAT Score: 1,160

Explorer California Lutheran University

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 6,175 students have applied to California Lutheran University. By gender, 2,585 male and 3,590 female students have applied to the school. Among them, 4,410 (1,778 male and 2,632 female) students have accepted and 647(303 male and 344 female) have enrolled into California Lutheran University for academic year 2019-2020. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate at California Lutheran University.
2019-2020 Admission Stats at California Lutheran University
Acceptance Rate 71.42% 68.78% 73.31%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 14.67% 17.04% 13.07%

SAT/ACT Scores

At California Lutheran University, 547 applicants (85% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 188 applicants (29%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,250 and 25th percentile score is 1,070. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 81 and 25th percentile score is 61. The SAT and ACT scores are required to submit when applying to California Lutheran University. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at California Lutheran University.
2019-2020 Submitted SAT and ACT Scores at California Lutheran University
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540630
SAT Math530620
ACT Composite2127
ACT Math1927
ACT English2127

Offered Degrees at California Lutheran

California Lutheran University offers 4 degree/certificate programs - Bachelor's, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice). Below table summarizes the offered degrees at California Lutheran University.
Offered Degrees at California Lutheran University
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

Accepted Credits at California Lutheran

California Lutheran University accepts Dual Credit, Credit for life experiences, Advanced placement (AP) credits, Credit for military training, . Below table summarizes the accepted credits at California Lutheran University.
Accepted Credits at California Lutheran University
Credit TypeAccepted
Dual Credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Credit for military training

Application Checklist

For applying to California Lutheran University, 6 items are required to and 1 items are recommended to submit. Next list shows the application requirement for California Lutheran University.

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High School Record (or Transcript)


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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020